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In the Garden of Beasts

The time is 1933; the place, Berlin, when William E. Dodd becomes America's first ambassador to Hitler's Germany in a year that proved to be a turning point in hisrory.

2011  New York Times Notable Books of the Year
2011  Publishers Weekly Best Books of the Year
2012  Washington State Book Award

Author Notes
  Erik Larson is the author of the national bestsellers Thunderstruck, The Devil, in the White City, and Isaac's Storm.